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The battle of the plows, the city and complaints

Carter Secor, Staff Reporter

December 9, 2019

When snowfall hits towns and communities in the Midwest, it usually hits hard. Wisconsin is one of the states known for its stereotypically large snowfalls, and the cleanup after these storms can be frustrating for those who are trying to get to work or school. In Whitewater, this scenario is no differe...

Business on the books, family on the mind

Business on the books, family on the mind

Brad Allen, Managing Editor

February 5, 2018

When a University of Wisconsin-Whitewater professor traveled to South Korea to help teach a Winterim program, he felt a little piece of home with the Winter Olympics set to begin. Dr. Kaviraj Praveen Parboteeah, a distinguished professor and director of the doctorate business administra- tion prog...

Home losses cool ‘Hawks’ hot start

Kolton Hegstrom, Sports Editor

January 22, 2018

The No. 2 UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team went through a series of ups and downs over winter break, going 6-2 since many students left campus during the holidays. The Warhawks claimed several early season wins to climb up in the rankings, but after two home conference losses, they are beginn...

Winter Market finds new location

Garrett Kluever, Biz & Tech Editor

December 13, 2017

The first Winter Market was held last year at the Cravath Lakefront Center in downtown Whitewater. However, the event’s organizers decided this year to change the location to the Irvin L. Young Memorial Library.   Whitewater City Market co-manager Kristine Zaballos explained why the market didn...

Tips to help promote safety on the road ways

January 27, 2016

Jan. 27, 2016 By Marisa LaBello As the weather changes to icy extremes, possible car troubles become a burden for students. Threre are ways to ensure safe travels when driving your car this winter. After dealing with a significant amount of battery issues and lock outs, UW-Whitewater police officer S...

Cold hands, warm heart

Cold hands, warm heart

December 10, 2014

Dan Sandow, a student who uses a mobility device, overcomes the challenges of making the daily journey to class in winter Dec. 10, 2014 By Vesna Brajkovic Slipping on a pair of brown, heavy-duty work gloves and powering out of the doorway into the 24 degree air and onto the freshly snow-dus...

Surviving the winter months

December 3, 2014

Dec. 3, 2014 By Vesna Brajkovic Wisconsin winters come and go, and each one always feels like the worst one yet. But as temperatures slowly drop, winter quietly creeps up. Below are tips on how to beat the cold by keeping warm, healthy and safe while you brave the winter elements.   Tips fo...

UW-W campus sees first snow of the year

November 9, 2011

The UW-Whitewater campus receives its first snow of the season. Dress warm and stay warm.

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